Pamela Blake (August 6, 1915 – October 6, 2009) was an actress born in Oakland. She starred in numerous films, including several with John Wayne.
Blake was born Adele Pearce on August 6, 1915, in Oakland. She won a beauty contest at age 17, and decided to try her luck in Hollywood. After several uncredited movie roles, she returned to Oakland for a time to study acting. Blake starred in The Utah Trail with Tex Ritter in 1938, and had many film parts including starring roles after that. 1
In 1942, she changed her name to Pamela Blake, and was in This Gun For Hire. 2
Links and References
- Pamela Blake on Wikipedia
- Pamela Blake on IMDb
- Now Pamela Highland Park Post-Dispatch January 29, 1942